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Floods ravage Bihar, Assam, Bengal; train services hit

Heavy rains in the last three days triggered flash floods in parts of Bihar, where 41 people have died so far, and inundated large areas in Assam and North Bengal, paralysing normal life and......

Rahul Gandhi visits flood affected areas in Assam

IMAGE: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi visits flood-hit areas in Lakhimpur, Assam on Thursday.Photograph: Kind courtesy @INCIndia/Twitter Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday......

From Gujarat to Assam, India faces flood fury

The human toll in the floods and relentless rain across the country reached almost 200 by Thursday, even as thousands in Gujarat, Rajasthan, Assam, Odisha, West Bengal, and elsewhere were forced......

49 dead in Northeast deluge so far, Assam worst hit

With five more people losing their lives in the deluge in Assam, the toll due to monsoon misery in the state reached 44, while several places in neighbouring Arunachal Pradesh, including state......

26 killed, 1,096 villages under water in Assam floods

The flood situation in Assam deteriorated further with one more person losing his life, while nearly five lakh people are hit across 15 districts. According to a report by the Assam State Disaster......

Their cup of woes spilleth over

Out of the 745 gardens in Assam, which accounts for over 55 per cent of total tea production, an alert has been sounded for 88 gardens, while for West Bengal, out of the 377 gardens, 65 have been......

Note ban: In Assam's tea gardens cash is perennially in demand

In the fifth of a six-part series on the impact of demonetisation, Avishek Rakshit senses a storm brewing over the 850-odd tea gardens in the north eastern state, which have a weekly and......

Payment problems plague 1 million plantation workers

The Assam government has taken the initiative to pay workers their wages electronically and has asked banks to open branches adjacent to tea gardens and install ATMs in estates. The plantation......

Andhra becomes second state to achieve 100% electrification

About 35 per cent rural households in states like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Odisha and Assam still lacked access to power supply Andhra Pradesh has become the second state in the......

Assam becomes the first state to ratify GST

The GST Bill, seen as single biggest tax reform in a long time, needs to be ratified by at least 15 state legislatures before the President can notify the GST Council which will decide the new tax......

'India will never cease to confound me'

IMAGE: A scene from India in a Day. 'The family in Assam, where we see the little girl washing her face in the gutter before she heads to school, to me that is a shocking story.''But there are......

Does Priyanka love Rhinos?

Or does Priyanka Chopra's love for Assam go beyond that? Priyanka Chopra is the latest actor to join the list of actors promoting different Indian states. The Quantico actor will reportedly promote......

Thiruvananthapuram, Barsapara set for Int'l debut this season

IMAGE: Barsapara stadium in Assam. Photograph: Twitter. Two new venues, Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala and Barsapara in Assam are in contention to host international matches during the home season......

Delhi Golf Club denies entry to Meghalaya woman for 'looking like maid'

Meet Tailin Lyngdoh. She works as a governess to Dr. Nivedita Barthakur, Health Advisor in the Assam Government. Dr Barthakur and Lyngdoh were invited for lunch at the Delhi Golf Club by a......

Ranji Roundup: Punjab concede three points; Delhi crush Assam

A round-up of Ranji matches played across India on Sunday Double failure for Yuvraj as Punjab concede three points IMAGE: Goa batsman S S Bandekar celebrates his half-century during the Ranji......

John Abraham meets Assam CM to discuss ISL opening ceremony

IMAGE: Bollywood actor and owner of NorthEast United John Abraham with Assam Chief Minister Sabarnanda Sonowal. Photograph: Twitter. Bollywood actor John Abraham, also the owner of NorthEast......

ISL: Guwahati to host season-opener

The Indian Super League 2016 season will kick-off in Guwahati, Assam, with an opening ceremony and the season opening match. By awarding Guwahati the rights to host ISL 2016 opening ceremony,......
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No let up in flood situation in Assam, Bihar, north Bengal

There was no let up in the flood situation in Assam, Bihar and north Bengal today with more deaths being reported from the states due to the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-no-let-up-in-flood-situation-in-assam-bihar-north-bengal-2532217
Fifteen major projects of new lines taken up in North Eastern states including in Assam

Indian Railways have laid a great emphasis on improvement and development of railway infrastructure in Assam and the North Eastern states. Fifteen... ...

http://www.constructionworld.in/News/Fifteen-major-projects-of-new-lines-taken-up-in-North-Eastern-states-including-in-Assam-/109043
India lost 2 kids below the age of 5 every minute; MP worse than Africa

Assam and Madhya Pradesh recorded worse U5MR than Ghana in sub-Saharan Africa ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/2015-india-lost-2-kids-below-the-age-5-every-minutes-mp-worse-than-africa-117081600328_1.html
Promoting traditional, healthy Assamese cuisine

A crave for global cuisine by transcending borders notwithstanding, a group of culinary experts in Assam is all set to promote local, seasonal,... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/promoting-traditional-healthy-assamese-cuisine-117081600727_1.html
2-day NE film festival in Delhi from Aug 18

Film buffs in Delhi will get an opportunity to watch several award-winning documentaries and features from the Northeast at a festival this week.... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/2-day-ne-film-festival-in-delhi-from-aug-18-117081600651_1.html

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